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Constructing the NEON user facility to support projects large and small

February 13 2012
In just under four months, civil construction will begin at the first NEON site . The timing couldn’t be better. Ecosystems are increasingly stressed by climate, movement of invasive species over...
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Using long-term data sets to trace the impacts of environmental policy

March 28 2012
By Michael SanClements Just before I became a staff scientist at NEON, I and colleagues from the University of Colorado , Environmental Protection Agency , and University of Maine took a new a look...
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A NEON postcard from the Arctic to the New York Times

November 26 2012
The New York Times Dot Earth blog featured a "Postcard" from our very own scientists and blog contributors Jeff Taylor and Mike SanClements. As you can tell from the photos in their contributor...
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In LiDAR magazine this month: remote sensing multi-tasking

January 30 2014
The latest issue of LiDAR magazine features NEON's remote sensing data collection program. In the magazine, three of our remote sensing scientists from the Airborne Observation Platform team describe...
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NEON Clears Important Hurdle, Awaits Construction Money

May 07 2010
The National Science Board (NSB), governing body of the National Science Foundation (NSF), has authorized the NSF Director, at his discretion, to make an award for construction of the National...
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Learning on the fly

June 19 2012
By M. Johnson I got a little nervous as I watched the first group of people disembarking the plane and saw one of my AOP team members carrying two little white bags. I’ve never had a weak stomach or...
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Integrating research networks to study global change

March 28 2014
Understanding and predicting the effects of global change on ecosystems is a compelling frontier in ecological research, write the authors of a synthesis paper in the March 2014 issue of Ecosphere .
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Dr. Taylor goes to Washington

February 16 2012
By Jeff Taylor I stare intently at the Senior Congressional Legislative Assistant seated opposite me. He stares back, his eyes equally intent. I wet my lips and slowly repeat my question to let him...
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NEON Scientist Honored by German Meteorological Society

October 08 2013
NEON scientist Dr. Stefan Metzger received the 2013 Young Scientist Award from the German Meteorological Society at the DACH conference of German, Austrian and Swiss meteorologists in Innsbruck,...
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